Tenement Talks – Alice Sparberg Alexiou on the Flatiron Building

Author Alice Sparberg Alexiou will be at the Tenement Museum this evening discussing her recent book, The Flatiron:The New York Landmark and the Incomparable City That Arose with It, with urban preservationist Miriam Berman, as part of the museum’s Tenement Talks series. The book chronicles  the story of the larger-than-life personalities who designed it (the Chicago-based Fuller Company) and the tumultuous times in New York at the dawn of the twentieth century. FREE // Wednesday, July 14th, 2010 // 6:30p // 108 Orchard St.